Baking soda is a key ingredient for making delicious and tempting cakes. But there are so many uses for this miracle ingredient other then just in cooking.
1. As a toothpaste/teeth whitener
Make a paste with baking soda and water, dip your toothbrush, and brush away to whiteness.
2. As a mouthwash
Mix a tea spoon of baking soda with water, and rinse away your bad breath.
3. As a face scrub
Make a baking soda paste, and exfoliate your way to glowing skin.
4. As a deodorant
Pat it on your underarms (like talcum powder). Say goodbye to body odour.
5. As an antacid
Drinking 1/2 a teaspoon of baking soda in half a glass of water can immediately help relieve acidity.
6. As a bath salt
Half a cup of baking soda in your bathtub, and hello relaxation!
7. As a foot soak
Add three tablespoons of baking soda into a bucket of warm water. Soak your ever grateful feet for as long as the water remains warm.
8. As an anti-itch cream
Apply a paste of baking soda on the affected area, and soothe itch from an insect bite, or rashes.
9. As an acne treatment
Apply a paste of baking soda and water on to your zit, and kiss it goodbye.